Description: Unconscious Bias.jpg21st Century Unconscious Bias — The POWER That Lies Beneath
By Kimberly S. Reed, Managing Partner, Reed Development Group

Whether one believes it or not, we all have unconscious biases. Often, the term has negative connotations. An increasing number of studies have shown the significant impact unconscious biases can have on talent processes and potentially lead to forms of institutional discrimination. Kimberly reveals a variety of strategies that HR professionals can use to tackle unconscious bias. [full article]





Building High-Tech Talent, Buying Talent or Both?

By Joe Wong, Director of Recruiting, Time Warner Cable

According to recent employment reports, the availability of tech talent in the U.S. will remain at an increasing deficit as more employers are seeking people who have specific skills in high technology. Joe discusses the combination of identifying, hiring, training and building the needed capabilities for sustaining future growth and expansion. [full article]




CTHRA Launches Mission Media to Recruit Military Veterans

CTHRA is proud to announce Mission Media, a multi-faceted initiative to further the cable industry’s efforts to encourage recent military veterans, reservists and members of the National Guard to join cable’s ranks. Mission Media is positioned to be at the forefront of cable’s effort to address veteran hiring at an industry level. [read more]


CTHRA Member Applause

A+E Networks has promoted Stacy Green, former SVP of HR, to EVP of Global Human Resources and Facilities. [read more]

A+E Networks also received the Television Academy’s 2015 Governors Award in recognition of its corporate social responsibility programs. [read more]

Hats off to Discovery Communications and Turner Broadcasting System for making Working Mother magazine’s list of 100 best companies!

Five CTHRA members were recognized in Cablefax Magazine’s Most Influential Minorities in Cable. Find out who they are! [read more]




 

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